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#2382690 - 10/05/17 07:59 PM edelbrock 600 cfm carb not fueling carb bowls
moparpro Offline


Registered: 03/08/15
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Loc: georgia
carb was rebuilt last year and never used until now,gas comes up to fuel filter,but will not squirt inside bowls,any ideas? thanks

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#2382701 - 10/05/17 08:15 PM Re: edelbrock 600 cfm carb not fueling carb bowls [Re: moparpro]
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Did it start? if not then I'd pull the top & checkout the floats/needle/seats. If it started but no AP squirt then I would take the top off & see if the ball bearing is under the pump plunger (iirc it has one). Wouldn't hurt to lightly lube the bowl screws with WD40 or some light oil, not a deal breaker but for alot of screw removal it helps maintain the alum bowl threads.
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#2382711 - 10/05/17 08:30 PM Re: edelbrock 600 cfm carb not fueling carb bowls [Re: moparpro]
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I think he means there is no fuel going into the fuel bowls.

Either the check valve are both stuck, the feed lines and passageways are plugged or it's not getting past the filter.
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#2382769 - 10/05/17 09:59 PM Re: edelbrock 600 cfm carb not fueling carb bowls [Re: Supercuda]
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Yes, more info please.
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#2382784 - 10/05/17 10:41 PM Re: edelbrock 600 cfm carb not fueling carb bowls [Re: moparpro]
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#2383075 - 10/06/17 04:48 PM Re: edelbrock 600 cfm carb not fueling carb bowls [Re: moparpro]
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No fuel in the bowls, needles stuck on both sides, highly unlikley. No squirt from the pump. Now thats a possibilty. Either the pump plunger seal is dried and shrunk or the outlet check weight under the nozzle is stuck. Ive seen both.
Doug

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#2383247 - 10/06/17 10:50 PM Re: edelbrock 600 cfm carb not fueling carb bowls [Re: moparpro]
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Registered: 01/20/03
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As stated if no fuel in bowls then it would be a stuck needle or improperly adjusted or a blockage at the inlet. If gas is in the bowls I would make sure they used the correct bowl gaskets or if they were installed correctly.

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#2383254 - 10/06/17 11:09 PM Re: edelbrock 600 cfm carb not fueling carb bowls [Re: moparpro]
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if the fuel is coming up TO the filter, is it getting THRU the filter?
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#2383317 - 10/07/17 08:21 AM Re: edelbrock 600 cfm carb not fueling carb bowls [Re: moparpro]
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Registered: 01/24/03
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Fuel filter on backwards??

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